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Kandiyohi County Commissioner Dennis Peterson, left, and DNR supervisor Luke Skinner were on hand for the event in Spicer. Tribune photo by TJ Jerke

Back to the basics with invasives fight


SPICER -- The key is education and self-responsibility, according to state and county officials who teamed up Thursday to show residents the most effective way to keep zebra mussels out of lakes.

With statewide legislation to help prevent the spread of the invasive species, the Green Lake Property Owners Association teamed up with the state Department of Natural Resources and other organizations to demonstrate the proper way to clean a boat before and after use.

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